The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 58 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 17 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.73% 4.46% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 5.85% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 18
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £346 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.81 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -3.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
778 632 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.39% 76.14% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 372 299
Average daily rate £390 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -48.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £10.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 25 (51.02%) HTML
3 23 (46.94%) C#
4 22 (44.90%) CSS
4 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (42.86%) Java
6 19 (38.78%) .NET
7 18 (36.73%) SQL
7 18 (36.73%) MVC
8 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
9 16 (32.65%) Spring
9 16 (32.65%) Unit Testing
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (30.61%) JSP
10 15 (30.61%) Web Services
11 14 (28.57%) Ajax
12 13 (26.53%) Degree
13 12 (24.49%) jQuery
13 12 (24.49%) XML
14 11 (22.45%) Struts
14 11 (22.45%) DHTML
14 11 (22.45%) OOD
14 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
14 11 (22.45%) JSON
15 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
15 10 (20.41%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
16 9 (18.37%) Open Source
16 9 (18.37%) Time Management
16 9 (18.37%) OOP

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.24%) IIS
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
4 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.24%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.20%) Ant
2 5 (10.20%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Maven
4 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) GCC
5 1 (2.04%) SCons
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.04%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Automotive
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Web Developer
4 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) UI Programmer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) HTML
2 22 (44.90%) CSS
3 19 (38.78%) .NET
4 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
5 16 (32.65%) Spring
5 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (30.61%) JSP
6 15 (30.61%) Web Services
7 14 (28.57%) Ajax
8 12 (24.49%) jQuery
8 12 (24.49%) XML
9 11 (22.45%) DHTML
9 11 (22.45%) Struts
9 11 (22.45%) Hibernate
9 11 (22.45%) JSON
10 10 (20.41%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
11 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
12 8 (16.33%) Dojo
12 8 (16.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) DTV
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) MVC
3 16 (32.65%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.45%) OOD
5 9 (18.37%) OOP
5 9 (18.37%) Time Management
5 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.37%) Open Source
6 7 (14.29%) Web Development
6 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
7 6 (12.24%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (12.24%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) SEO
8 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.20%) B2B
8 5 (10.20%) B2C
8 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) C#
3 21 (42.86%) Java
4 18 (36.73%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
1 7 (14.29%) Google
2 5 (10.20%) Coremetrics
2 5 (10.20%) PayPal
3 4 (8.16%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Remedy
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian